Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you'll ever make. Our tools and guides can help you navigate the mortgage process and evaluate your many options.
Best Mortgage Lenders
With hundreds of banks and direct lenders advertising mortgage rates, it's difficult to tell the difference. We evaluated dozens of companies to find the best place for your home loan.
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Mortgage Lender Reviews
With hundreds of lenders looking for your business, vetting your options can seem like an endless task. Our reviews of the biggest mortgage lenders will help you find what you need, whether that means a lower down payment, better interest rate or higher standards of customer service.
Mortgage Guides and Statistics
Most people only shop for mortgages two or three times in their lives, so it's natural to feel confused. Our mortgage guides explain the most important concepts in clear and simple terms. We've also conducted a number of studies that give you an idea of the typical payments, rates and fees you should expect in a home loan.
Mortgage Research & Advice
Interest rates on home equity loans and HELOCs tend to price a few basis points (fractions of a percent) above primary mortgage rates due... Read More
Both home equity loans and HELOCs feature closing costs, but the fees and amounts will vary by lender and state. Take a look at our piece... Read More
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If you're self-employed or have seasonal income, no-doc or stated-income mortgages are good alternatives to a conventional loan. Read about... Read More